Mory (Magaye Niang) and Anta (Mareme Niang) in Touki Bouki (1973)

Touki Bouki

Like his compatriot Ousmane Sembène, Senegalese director Djibril Diop Mambéty found inspiration in the traditions of the French New Wave. Taking his cue from politicos like Jean-Luc Godard and François Truffaut, the young director was encouraged to explore the colonialist...


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